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Big Elk Creek, Maryland

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I-II
Length: 12.6 miles
Average Gradient: 15 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.73488
Longitude: -75.87501

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.62144
Longitude: -75.82843


Paddling Rivers Near Big Elk Creek, Maryland:

   Big Elk Creek, Cecil County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 12.6 miles long (Pennsylvania Route 341 to Elkton)

   Northeast Creek, Cecil County, 7 miles away
      Class V - 4 miles long (below covered bridge on Route 272)

   Red Clay Creek, New Castle County, 13 miles away
      Class I-II - 10.5 miles long (Marshall Bridge Road to Route 41)

   Buck Run, Chester County, 14 miles away
      Class II - 4 miles long (Doe Run Church Road to Brandywine Confluence)

   Octoraro Creek, Chester County, 15 miles away
      Class I - 15 miles long (Octoraro Lake to New Bridge Rd Maryland)

   Brandywine Creek - West Branch, Chester County, 15 miles away
      Class I - 12 miles long (Mortonville to Lenape)

   Brandywine Creek - West Branch, Chester County, 17 miles away
      Class III - 6.6 miles long (Pennsylvania 340 to Mortonville)

   Octoraro Creek, Cecil County, 18 miles away
      Class II - 6 miles long (New Bridge Road to Richardsmere)

   Brandywine Creek, Chester County, 19 miles away
      Class I - 11 miles long (Lenape Pennsylvania to Thompson Bridge Road Delaware)

   Brandywine Creek - West Branch, Chester County, 21 miles away
      Class I-III - 6.6 miles long (Icedale Road to Pennsylvania 340)

   Brandywine Creek - West Branch, Chester County, 21 miles away
      Class I-III - 6.6 miles long (Icedale Road to Pennsylvania 340)

   Brandywine Creek, New Castle County, 21 miles away
      Class III - 8 miles long (Thompson Bridge Road to Market Street)


Hotels near Big Elk Creek, Maryland:

Elk Forge B B Inn, Spa And Eve, Elkton
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2.2 miles away
Knights Inn Elkton, Elkton
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3.9 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Newark - Elkton, Elkton
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4 miles away
Hampton Inn Elkton MD, Elkton
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4 miles away
Days Inn Elkton Newark Area, Elkton
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4 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites ELKTON - UNIVERSITY AREA, Elkton
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4.3 miles away
Sutton Inn, Elkton
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5 miles away
Courtyard Newark-University Of Delaware, Newark
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6.4 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Newark At University Of Delaware, Newark
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6.9 miles away
Homewood Suites By Hilton Newark-Wilmington South Area, Newark
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6.9 miles away
Embassy Suites By Hilton Newark Wilmington South, Newark
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7 miles away
Candlewood Suites NEWARK SOUTH - UNIVERSITY AREA, Newark
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7.2 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Big Elk Creek, Maryland:

   Woodlands Camping Resort, Elkton, 6 miles away

   D and J Shady Rest Campsites, Oxford, 10 miles away

   Lums Pond State Park, Bear, 10 miles away

   Holloway Beach, Charlestown, 11 miles away

   Sandy Hill Camp & Conference, North East, 12 miles away

   Riverside Ponderosa Pines, Perryville, 13 miles away

   Elk Neck State Park, North East, 14 miles away


Marinas Near Big Elk Creek, Maryland:

   Locust Point Marina, Elkton, 6 miles away

   Cove Marina, Elkton, 6 miles away

   Chesapeake Inn Restaurant & Marina, Chesapeake City, 9 miles away

   Chesapeake Anchorage, Chesapeake City, 9 miles away

   North East River Yacht Club, North East, 9 miles away


Beaches Near Big Elk Creek, Maryland:

   Deemers Beach, New Castle , 19 miles away


Public Lands Near Big Elk Creek, Maryland:

   New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail Route, Newport - NJ, 53 miles away

   Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor, Bethlehem - PA, 59 miles away

   Lums Pond State Park, Delaware, 11 miles away

   Elk Neck State Park, Maryland, 12 miles away

   Fort DuPont State Park, Delaware, 20 miles away

   Fort Delaware State Park, Delaware, 20 miles away

   Brandywine Creek State Park, Delaware, 21 miles away


Lakes Near Big Elk Creek, Maryland:

   Noxontown Lake, New Castle , 16 miles away



Current weather conditions at Big Elk Creek, Maryland
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Local climate location: CONOWINGO DAM 23 miles away






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